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Ivana Trump says the US President is 'definitely not racist'

But Senator Dick Durbin insisted the U.S. leader had used "hate-filled, vile and racist language during the meeting". "Even more troubling was the fact that his slur was coupled with a desire for more immigration from overwhelmingly White countries like Norway", said Morial. Read More »

Chick-Fil-A Restaurant Removes Woman For Breastfeeding


She started telling me that it was a family establishment and that with children present, I needed to cover myself. "I said they could practice the simple art of looking away..." Hornung said she tried to explain that her daughter doesn't like to have her head covered and would flail and scream if she did that. Read More »

Imperial Capital Analysts Reduce Earnings Estimates for Southwest Airlines Co (LUV)

The cost of selling goods last quarter was 3.64 billion, yielding a gross basic income of 1.63 billion. Kraton Corporation (NYSE:KRA) has risen 32.40% since January 16, 2017 and is uptrending. (NYSE: LUV ). E&G Ltd Partnership accumulated 5,000 shares or 0.13% of the stock. The insider MONTFORD JOHN T sold $107,240. (NYSE: LUV ) Cheap From Peers? Deutsche Commercial Bank Ag, a Germany-based fund reported 1.28M shares. Read More »

IN teen killed after sledding into path of vehicle


When officers arrived after they were dispatched at around 10 p.m., they pronounced her dead at the scene. Police arrested the driver of the auto, 20-year-old Galina Witte of Evansville. Witte (left and right) reportedly failed three field sobriety tests and troopers reportedly found marijuana and a hydrocodone pill in her vehicle. She also failed three sobriety tests. Read More »

ISIS 'fanatic plotted attacks on Big Ben and Heathrow', trial hears


Abuthaher Mamun, 19, is accused of assisting him and Muhammad Abid, 27, is charged with failing to tell the authorities about the alleged plans. Heywood said the defendant was "fascinated" by the "warped and extreme ideology" of the banned Islamic State group, and that after arrest he told police that "he was their loyal follower". Read More »

Syrian Regime's Army Vows to Drive Out US from Country


It came after the US-led alliance purportedly formed to fight the Daesh (ISIL) terrorist group announced on Sunday that it was working with Arab and Kurdish fighters to establish the "Border Security Force", which would be responsible for preventing a "resurgence" of Daesh in areas where the terrorists had been cleared by the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), a multi-ethnic alliance of predominantly Kurdish fighters. Read More »

Six Pakistani soldiers, 1 officer killed in cross-border firing


Rawat had said that India needed to shift its military focus from its western border with Pakistan to its northern border with China. The army personnel were fired upon and hit by heavy mortar rounds while carrying out "line communication maintenance" along the LoC in Kotli sector's Jandrot area, the army's media wing Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement in Islamabad . Read More »

48 injured as school bus rams into building in Eberbach, Germany


Ten people got serious wounds, among which five are in critical and life threatening condition. Three helicopters helped take the children to hospital, along with 10 ambulances. Officers have set up a collection point for parents to pick up their children from the scene. The site of the accident was cleared of traffic as investigators began work to determine the cause of the crash. Read More »

Erdogan: NATO Must Take Stance against US


His government considers the YPG an extension of the banned Kurdistan Workers' Party ( PKK ), which has fought for Kurdish autonomy in Turkey for three decades. As Turkey is expected to launch a military operation in the neighboring Afrin district of Syria, Anadolu Agency's team has witnessed some activities of PYD/PKK terrorist group in the region, APA reports quoting AA. Read More »

22 million Yemenis now in need of aid - United Nations


The United Nations has listed Yemen as the world's number one humanitarian crisis, with 17 million people in need of food, seven million of whom are at risk of starvation. The Arab coalition, under global pressure, eased a three-week blockade which was imposed on Yemeni ports and airports in November in response to a ballistic missile fired by the Houthi movement towards the Saudi capital Riyadh. Read More »

FG summons U.S. envoy over Trump's shithole comment


When Trump was asked on Sunday if he considered that the comments had made it hard to obtain an immigration agreement, Trump responded: "Have you seen what several senators said about my comments?" Tim Scott that the reports about Trump's comments were "basically accurate". Read More »

Momentum unstoppable as Jeremy Corbyn allies win control


The shadow Brexit secretary told MPs that he understood why people were demanding a second referendum but said the party could not "rub out" the vote to leave. Apart from "his endless offensive remarks about women, about minorities and about different faiths", Corbyn said the "biggest disappointment of Donald Trump " was "his failure to support worldwide institutions like the United Nations and like UNESCO". Read More »

UAE says Qatari fighter jets intercepted two commercial flights


CNN has reached out to Emirates for comment. The video of Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali Al Thani recalled the weird, now-reversed resignation of Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri while on a trip to Saudi Arabia, a November 4 decision that was widely seen as orchestrated by Riyadh. Read More »

Trump administration will appeal DACA ruling to Supreme Court


The Trump administration on Tuesday appealed a judge's ruling tem-porarily blocking its decision to end protections for hundreds of thousands of young immigrants and announced plans to seek a U.S. to somehow be mandated nationwide by a single district court in San Francisco", Attorney General Jeff Sessions said in a statement. "Dreamers came out of the shadows based on a representation that if they qualified for the status, they would be allowed to stay in the country". Read More »

'I'm The Least Racist Person Ever' - Donald Trump

Sen. David Perdue , R-Ga., who played golf with Trump at Trump International on December 26, attended the Thursday meeting and said Sunday the president did not use the vulgarism widely attributed to him over the last few days. Korea). "And I'm telling you it's a gross misrepresentation". The president addressed the issue as he arrived for dinner at his private golf club with the House majority leader Kevin McCarthy of California. Read More »

Cuomo's approval rating up after federal tax fight vow


This year's plan could lay out big changes in state taxes. Another popular idea is prohibiting public money from being used to settle sexual harassment claims against individuals who work for government agencies. "Thirty-six percent of women say they've been victimized by sexual harassment at some point in their lives, while 10 percent say they've been victimized in the last 10 years". Read More »

Sisi: Egypt does not want war with Sudan and Ethiopia


Also, tensions between Egypt and Ethiopia flared up after talks on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) are stalled over how to deal with the impact of the $5 billion dam that could threaten Egypt's lifeblood. The Sudanese government has withdrawn its accusations against Egypt and Eritrea of mobilizing military forces along its eastern borders and justified massive military build-up by the Sudanese army in the area of Kassala near Eritrea by saying there were possible threats from ... Read More »

Selena Gomez's Mother Did Not Hold Back About Justin Bieber


She makes her own decisions. Today Selena's co-star Timothée Chalamet , 22, announced that he will not profit from working with the director and will donate his fee to three charities; TIME'S UP, The LGBT Center in NY, and RAINN (Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network). Read More »

Gasoline prices up due to highest oil prices since 2014


According to GasBuddy historical data, gasoline prices on January 15 in Pennsylvania have ranged widely over the last five years: $2.63/g in 2017, $2.10/g in 2016, $2.35/g in 2015, $3.52/g in 2014 and $3.51/g in 2013. The combination of market factors triggered an 8-cent rise in wholesale petroleum prices. The national average price for regular unleaded was $2.53, AAA said. Read More »

Turnbull criticises Australia Day debate


The Greens are planning to use their numbers in local governments across the country to spearhead a push to move Australia Day, following successful moves to cancel celebrations in several council areas in Melbourne and Western Australia. Indigenous leaders have been pushing for the change in recent years. Citizenship and Multicultural Affairs Minister Alan Tudge said indigenous people were increasingly recognised on Australia Day through the Australian of the Year Awards. Read More »

Trump tweets Sen. "Dicky Durbin totally misrepresented" DACA comments

President Donald Trump is "redeemable" in the eyes of the Lord no matter what he might have called certain third-world countries , a prominent civil rights leader has said . Trump has not clarified to aides what he said . The White House has not denied that Trump uttered the word "shithole", though Trump has pushed back on some depictions of the meeting. Read More »

School Board meeting postponed due to weather


Freezing rain and sleet, mixed with a little snow is the primary threat. The National Weather Service has upgraded the winter storm watch to a 'warning, ' making travel potentially hazardous, the school district statement said. Baldwin County Schools also remain open, but have relaxed the dress code for students. The Russell County School District announced Tuesday morning it will be closed Wednesday and all after-school activities are canceled for Tuesday and Wednesday. Read More »

Cuomo unveils state budget proposal for NY

The budget also punts on Cuomo's two ideas previously unveiled to help some higher income taxpayers deal with new restrictions on the deductibility of state and local taxes on federal taxes. "It turned out, though, that closing the gap was not our biggest challenge" Cuomo's Budget Director Robert Mujica wrote in the budget book. He has repeatedly bashed the tax plan as harmful to New Yorkers. Read More »

Thousands of students in Central Texas get day off in frigid weather

A mixture of snow, sleet and freezing rain will continue to produce risky travel conditions from central and southeastern Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Tennessee Valley. Hazardous travel conditions will be possible and extra caution should be exercised on bridges and overpasses where a light coating of ice is possible before the snow begins to fall. Read More »

Times Demi Lovato Was #ConfidenceGoals


Luckily, for the "Confident" singer (the name is in the title), she doesn't care what the haters have to say anymore. 'I post more bathing suit pictures online. The Latina told Ellen she was hesitant about posting her striped one-piece photo because she wasn't content with her legs. Lovato , who has struggled with eating disorders in the past and put herself on display in the warts-and-all YouTube documentary Simply Complicated a year ago, has finally learned to love her curves no ... Read More »

Germany's Christian Democrats approve coalition deal


Martin Schulz made the rounds in the populous state of North-Rhine Westphalia, talking with party members to push for their approval at a party convention Sunday to open formal negotiations with Merkel's Union bloc. The SPD suffered its worst result in decades but remained the second-largest party in parliament. However, CSU's Scheuer ruled out any amendment in the preliminary agreement. Read More »

Xiaomi Mi Max 3 full specs hit the web: What to expect


Xiaomi now has three 18:9 display smartphones- the Mi Mix 2, the Redmi 5 and the Redmi 5 Plus smartphones. To recall the specifications of the Mi Max 2, the smartphone sports a 6.4-inch IPS LCD display with Full HD 1080p resolution and Corning Gorilla Glass 3 protection. Read More »

Trump, China's Xi Discussed North Korea on Phone Call


The economies of China and U.S. are large and the differences between the two countries inevitable and natural, Lu quoted President Xi as saying. The president also "expressed disappointment" that the US trade deficit has continued to grow. Read More »

Gallup/Sharecare: Uninsured Rate Ticked up 1.3 Points to Close Out 2017


The polling company said the uninsured rate stood at 12.2 percent at the end of a year ago, an increase of 1.3 percentage points since the close of 2016. The uninsured rate among low-income adults increased 2 points in 2017. And the administration also embarked on a series of efforts to repeal and replace much of the ACA through Congressional action. Read More »

Newell Freeway crash: Two killed and others trapped


It is believed four cars, a B-double and utility were stopped at a road works site when they were hit from behind by the semi-trailer. An infant was among the eight people already taken to hospital in a stable condition. NSW Police Superintendent Peter McKenna said all vehicles involved in the crash were travelling in the same direction. One auto is understood to be completely crushed under the truck according to a NSW Ambulance spokesperson. Read More »